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Ladder Quotes

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If it is surely the means to the highest end we know,
can any work be humble or disgusting?
Will it not rather be elevating as a ladder,
the means by which we are translated?
- Henry David Thoreau

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Courage is the ladder that supports me
as I ascend from Fear to Unconditional Love.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Courage is the ladder on which all other virtues mount.
- Clare Boothe Luce

There is no use whatsoever trying to help
people who do not help themselves.
You cannot push anyone up a ladder
unless he is willing to climb himself.
- Andrew Carnegie

 

The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on
the rungs of opportunity.
- Ayn Rand

The more flesh you show, the higher up the ladder you go.
- Jerry Hall

Initially, it was about kids at the bottom rung of the social ladder,
due to their looks and their class background.
But they're also outsiders in terms of their peer group.
- Jim McKay

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You cannot climb the ladder of success dressed in the costume of failure.
- Zig Ziglar

We make ourselves a ladder out of our vices if we trample
the vices themselves underfoot.
- Saint Augustine

The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.
- Napoleon Hill

Looking back on those days and little leaguer,
the Hall of Fame is not even a blinking star,
but through baseball travels and moving up the ladder,
that star begins to flicker.
- Wade Boggs

If I have to climb to heaven on a ladder,
I shall decline the invitation.
- Mercedes McCambridge

Take motherhood: nobody ever thought of putting it
on a moral pedestal until some brash feminists pointed out,
about a century ago, that the pay is lousy and the
career ladder nonexistent.
- Barbara Ehrenreich

In this industry, there are only two ways up the ladder.
Rung by rung or claw your way to the top.
It's sure been tough on my nails.
- Jack Nicholson

The ladder of success in Hollywood is usually a press agent,
actor, director, producer, leading man;
and you are a star if you sleep with each of them in that order.
Crude, but true.
- Hedy Lamarr

Some people are at the top of the ladder,
some are in the middle, still more are at the bottom,
and a whole lot more don't even know there is a ladder.
- Robert H. Schuller

Every author really wants to have letters printed in the papers.
Unable to make the grade, he drops down a rung of the
ladder and writes novels.
- P. G. Wodehouse

She's the kind of girl who climbed the ladder of success wrong by wrong.
- Mae West

The mathematician has reached the highest rung on the ladder of human thought.
- Henry Ellis

In this business, you're either Brad Pitt right away,
or you're already going down the ladder.
- Skeet Ulrich

We pride ourselves as being top, really,
on the African ladder...
We feel that we have actually been advancing rather than going backwards.
- Robert Mugabe

For the most ambitious young people,
the corporate ladder is obsolete.
- Paul Graham

There are some cases in which the sense of injury breeds
not the will to inflict injuries and climb over them as a ladder,
but a hatred of all injury.
- George Eliot

It is a paradox that every dictator has climbed to
power on the ladder of free speech.
Immediately on attaining power each dictator has suppressed
all free speech except his own.
- Herbert Hoover

I've never been one to look up the ladder.
I've always looked down the ladder.
As long as there's one guy down there,
I'm fine.
- Ron White

A poet is a man who puts up a ladder to a star and
climbs it while playing a violin.
- Edmond de Goncourt

The rung of a ladder was never meant to rest upon,
but only to hold a man's foot long enough to enable
him to put the other somewhat higher.
- Thomas Huxley

Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success;
leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.
- Stephen Covey

I have a wife and a son, but the gay rumors have started.
I guess it's a sign that I'm moving up the ladder.
- Hugh Jackman

The higher one climbs on the spiritual ladder,
the more they will grant others their own freedom,
and give less interference to another's state of consciousness.
- Paul Twitchell

Each test pilot I know considers him,
or herself, now that there are women,
to be the very best.
It's very demeaning to step down the ladder once in a while.
- Wally Schirra

The biggest challenge in New Orleans has been to find
workers who can climb a ladder after lunch.
- Harry Anderson

Now I'm this far up the ladder and I've got so much
farther to go with what I want to achieve with it.
- Karl Urban

Hollywood is a place where a man can get stabbed in
the back while climbing a ladder.
- William Faulkner

I have a stepladder.
It's a very nice stepladder but it's sad that I never knew my real ladder.
- Craig Charles

You don't know a ladder has splinters until you slide down it.
- Bum Phillips

We make a ladder for ourselves of our vices,
if we trample those same vices underfoot.
- Saint Aurelius Augustine

You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
- Andrew Carnegie

One thing I would like to see is a stronger ladder
series for up-and-coming American drivers.
- Michael Andretti

As we ascend the social ladder, viciousness wears a thicker mask.
- Erich Fromm

Education is not only a ladder of opportunity,
but it is also an investment in our future.
- Ed Markey

Mistakes are merely steps up the ladder.
- Paul J. Meyer

If you're climbing the ladder of life,
you go rung by rung, one step at a time.
Don't look too far up, set your goals high but take one step at a time.
Sometimes you don't think you're progressing until
you step back and see how high you've really gone.
- Donny Osmond

I think my playing has been orchestral throughout the years,
and this is another way of expressing that.
But I primarily see it as the ultimate accomplishment of a musician.
Composing makes me feel like I've finally gotten all
the way up the ladder as a musician.
- Tony Williams

I did Star 80, which was a magnificent experience as well,
but still, I was at the height of my career at the beginning.
Then I had to jump down the ladder and climb back up again,
which I didn't understand.
That was very hard.
- Mariel Hemingway

You can't climb up to the second floor without a ladder.
When you set your aim too high and don't fulfill it,
then your enthusiasm turns to bitterness.
Try for a goal that's reasonable, and then gradually raise it.
- Emil Zatopek

We are taught to consume.
And that's what we do.
But if we realized that there really is no reason to consume,
that it's just a mind set, that it's just an addiction,
then we wouldn't be out there stepping on people's
hands climbing the corporate ladder of success.
- River Phoenix

The true picture of life as it is, if it could be adequately painted,
would show men what they are, and how they might rise,
not, indeed to perfection, but one step first,
and then another on the ladder.
- Anthony Trollope

If US per capita income continues to grow at a rate of 1.5 percent a year,
the country will have plenty of money to finance comfortable
retirements and high-quality healthcare for all citizens,
including those at the bottom of the wage ladder.
- William Greider

Like success, failure is many things to many people.
With Positive Mental Attitude, failure is a learning experience,
a rung on the ladder, a plateau at which to get your
thoughts in order and prepare to try again.
- W. Clement Stone

If the composer withholds more than we anticipate,
we experience a delicious falling sensation;
we feel we have been torn from a stable point on the
musical ladder and thrust into the void.
- Levi Strauss

I'm working myself to death.
- Alan Ladd

I'd rather be David Ladd's father than Alan Ladd any day.
- Alan Ladd

If you can figure out my success on the screen,
you're a better man than I. - Alan Ladd

Just as Jimmy Stewart and Tyrone Power get 50 percent of the profits,
so do I. - Alan Ladd

Time scoots along pretty fast when you grow up.
- Alan Ladd

I was a dummy in school.
- Alan Ladd

Strangers still leave me self-conscious.
- Alan Ladd

I'm shy and can't for the life of me barge around and slap people on the back.
I sit in a corner by myself and am tickled to death
when someone comes over to talk to me.
- Alan Ladd

It's a funny thing about me.
I don't have any interest in food most of the time now,
although when I was a kid I was always hungry.
- Alan Ladd

I don't care how small the parts are,
as long as they're good.
- Alan Ladd

It's natural to want your kids to have all the things you didn't have.
- Alan Ladd

What good will a tax break do me if I'm crippled for life?
- Alan Ladd

Not every father gets a chance to start his son off in his own footsteps.
- Alan Ladd

I'm no good with words but I'll find ways from time
to time to show you how grateful I am.
- Alan Ladd

I was never trained for anything.
- Alan Ladd

I think any movie star who refuses autographs has a hell of a nerve.
- Alan Ladd

I'm the most insecure guy in Hollywood.
If you had it good all your life, you figure it can't ever get bad,
but when you had it bad, you wonder how long a thing like this will last.
- Alan Ladd

I wish I were the type who could walk into a place
and have everybody love me.
But I'm not, and there's no use wishing.
- Alan Ladd

I've always had a great respect for the picture business.
It's been good to me.
- Alan Ladd

If I had my way, I'd do all my entertaining on the front steps.
- Alan Ladd


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